Function Bands for hire in Plymouth

Hire a function band in Plymouth for your wedding, party or event. If you need musicians who will keep your guests on their feet all night, look no further. Whether you like pop, rock, motown or jazz, we have everything you'll need. Choose from 712 of the best professional bands right here.

Function bandsinPlymouthforany price, sort bybest match
6 bands in or around Plymouth
Shortlist
Check availability
From£1500
Function bandPlymouth(3 mi)

DeciBelle are a female-led, 6 piece covers band, specialising in weddings, parties and corporate functions

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1200
Function bandPlymouth(3 mi)

deciBelle are a 6 piece covers band, based in the SW of England who play a variety of great music that is guaranteed to get you dancing!

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1200
Function bandPlymouth(3 mi)

Prestige are a 5 piece, female-led function band, based in the South West of England.

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1150
Function bandPlymouth(4 mi)

I Love Amp are an incredible 4 piece party band offering a dynamic set list, they know how to entertain!

Shortlist
Check availability
From£800
Function bandPlymouth(1 mi)

Four solo musicians who met on the streets of Plymouth. Supported Beardyman, Phat Bollard (+more) and Festivals galore. Worth a watch -BBC

Shortlist
Check availability
Verified new listing
From£1280
Function bandNewton Abbot(24 mi)

High energy Funk, Soul, Disco, Pop and ROCK! A band to suit any musical request, and to keep the crowd dancing all night long!

354 more results

All the bands below are available to travel to Plymouth
Shortlist
Check availability
From£1700
Function bandBexleyheath(202 mi)

Toured the US twice, Supported Bruce Springsteen at Hyde Park & Headlined Trafalgar Square - this band is guaranteed to deliver & then some!

Shortlist
Check availability
From£995
Function bandSwansea/London(87 mi)

The Edge are a first class, international modern party band, rocking corporate events, weddings and functions both here in the UK and abroad

Shortlist
Check availability
From£900
Function bandLondon(184 mi)

The Sound Express band is a high energy , versatile and super professional band, performing a huge range of classic and current hits.

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1400
Function bandLondon(190 mi)

The London Swing & Soul Band is probably the UK’s most eclectic party band offering everything from mellow Jazz to uptempo soul, funk & rock

Shortlist
Check availability
From£890
Function bandSalford(228 mi)

Last Call is an elegant function band based in Manchester that provides high quality entertainment for weddings, cooperate events and more

Shortlist
Check availability
From£900
Function bandHampshire(153 mi)

Outstanding young function band filling the dancefloors everywhere they play.

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1120
Function bandLondon(195 mi)

Modern and high energy party band featuring a super-tight brass section & soulful female vocals!

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1000
Function bandLondon(195 mi)

Professional, Dynamic and Versatile Live Band

Shortlist
Check availability
From£640
Function bandBarbican, London(193 mi)

Annex is a 4 piece jazz fusion band which formed in September 2015 at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1990
Function bandGuildford (164 mi)

The Superstars are a slick, professional function act with a fun-loving, friendly sound and vibe.

Shortlist
Check availability
From£5140
Function bandLondon(191 mi)

Soul Beat are an energetic 5 – 8 piece ensemble whose wireless rigs make them indispensable for keeping your dancefloor full!

Shortlist
Check availability
From£1350
Function bandBristol(100 mi)

Funkty Dumpty - The ultimate party band, playing the very best live funk, soul and pop at weddings, Christmas parties and corporate events!

Trusted by
Just takes a few clicks and it’s always reliable. We used Encore every month for the past 2 years and it has been amazing.
The orchestra were a huge hit on Friday, so thanks again for your help last minute on this! Throughly impressive.
The band were great and really professional throughout the booking process and on the day.

Hiring a function band

Useful information

Popular genres:
Pop, Rock, Jazz
Average response time:
5 hours
Busiest times:
July, September, December
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec

How much does it cost to hire a function band?

The typical price per group member for function bands is:
£Budget£220
££Pro£330
£££High-end£400+

Try our instant price calculator

Answer 2 quick questions to get an instant quote estimate
1How long would you need musicians for?
1 hour
2 hours
3 hours
2How many musicians would you want to hire?
2
3
4
5-9
10+
Bear in mind: musicians typically play for 45 mins with a 15 min break per hour.

Frequently asked questions

What kind of performance should I expect from a function band?

Good question! There are essentially three types of function band performances: headline, background, and roaming. Headline bands are the most common; perfect for filling the dancefloor and getting the crowd moving. Background function bands are usually jazz bands - they can provide a great ambience for whatever event you might have in mind. Roaming bands are great for outdoor weddings or events where you want the band to get around to all the guests and provide a bit of audience interaction. Roaming bands are only possible as an acoustic act, so they come cord-free!

Will function bands take song requests?

Yes - but always best to ask well in advance! Most bands will be very accomodating if you've asked them to play a few special requests. Function bands are also usually very experienced, so requests on the night aren't out-of-the-question either (just don't be upset if they aren't keen to play all 23 minutes of Echoes by Pink Floyd!).

Will the function band provide all their own equipment?

Yes - most function bands will be fully equipped with their own PA system, music gear, and usually even lighting! Many will also provide a sound assistant, as well as a DJ service. A DJ service will keep the music going while the band take short breaks, but is also perfect add-on if you and your guests want to boogie into the far-reaches of the night!

Not quite sure of what you want?
We’re here to help!
Harry, our bookings specialist, is on hand to guide and assist you
1
Tell us about your event.
2
Relevant musicians are instantly alerted.
3
Available performers respond with tailored quotes.
Finding the perfect musician has never been easier.